Welcome to my personal website.
It's funny even mentioning this because, from what I know about the nature of reality, our ideas about self, and having views and opinions are things that do not have any real substance other than our identification with them. They are not who we really are.
The site, like anything else, will be a work in progress. There will be an on-going blog page where I will touch on many subjects. I will also attempt to share some of my personal interests in music and meditation and the world in specific pages. I will use this space to discuss my world views about politics, government, religion, and the environment. I will not offer many views on music and mainly just show my appreciation and interests.
In regards to meditation, I have a sister site where I focus on Buddhism and Recovery Marin Mindful Recovery Some of the issues I discuss on that site will move over here as they do not directly relate to recovery per se. However, meditation and recovery are all intertwined in the struggle of life that is for all of us.
In many cases, I will go against the common perspective as I feel the world is so ingrained in its personal issues that we are forgetting the big picture. I am not here to call you bad names nor am I here to can one-up the other ideas. All views are both valid and have no validity.
May we laugh, cry and grow together.
This subject actually concerns my meditation practice. I get this feeling that the way to proper understanding will come by observing my experience while not holding on to any one “thing” that I experience – until that process comes to the very end. Right now this is my belief. It…
So we are past the holiday season and my website has been up for a few weeks now with no posts to show for it. Just got past I not feeling well again (this time the flu/cold on top of my ongoing sinus issues). So, as usual, I find myself persevering. …
Example of what not to do. Robot or human. Robots Are Being Used to Deter Homeless
From my vantage point it appears that a vast majority of people are against the budget that was just approved by the Senate. I know that there is a way to go on this to make it final but I am continually flabbergasted by the stated direction of “conservative” leadership.…